Using common names

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Using common names

Postby Chem_Mod » Tue Aug 23, 2011 4:51 pm

For 4-(1,1-dimethylehtyl)octane, can we name it as 4-isobutyloctane as well?

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Re: Using common names

Postby Chem_Mod » Tue Aug 23, 2011 4:52 pm

Both are fine. The first name is strictly IUPAC.


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